PolitiFact Checking the Mesa Debate
Fact-checking the Arizona presidential debate
By Bill Adair, Angie Drobnic Holan
Published on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 11:55 p.m.
Updated Feb. 23, 2012, 7:40 p.m.Wednesday night’s Republican debate in Arizona was a welcome return of our favorite show, but it ended with something of a cliffhanger.
It was Episode 20, but because no more Republican debates are scheduled, it’s possible it was the last of the season.
The debate covered some familiar ground and had plenty of interesting new claims. We’ll be updating this story as we post new Truth-O-Meter items.